Temporomandibular Joint - TMJ - ( Articulatio Temporomandibularis) is synovial joint ( has synovial cavity) by structure, diarthrodial joint ( allows movements) by function. It is known as ginglymo- arthrodial joint ( ginglymo and arthrodial are types of synovial joints). articulare [ ahr- tik″ u- la´ re] the point of intersection of the dorsal contours of the articular process of the mandible and the temporal bone. ar· tic· u· la· re ( ar- tik- yū- lā' rē), In cephalometrics, the point of intersection of the external dorsal contour of the mandibular condyle and the temporal bone; the midpoint is.
The latest Tweets from ArticoloUnoBologna Comunità di donne e uomini impegnati nella costruzione di Articolo UNO – Movimento Democratico Progressista a. What is temporal arteritis? ANSWER Temporal arteritis - - also known as giant cell arteritis - - is a condition that inflames and ultimately damages large and medium- sized arteries. Temporomandibular joint dysfunction ( TMD, TMJD) is an umbrella term covering pain and dysfunction of the muscles of mastication ( the muscles that move the jaw) and the temporomandibular joints ( the joints which connect the mandible to the skull).